Leslie Myers was born in Wallaceburg, Ontario and grew up on a farm. She was diagnosed with Crohn's disease in 1991 and continues to fight the battle. She has been married to her husband Andy for twenty-two years and they have two grown children. She is the owner of her own home salon and in her spare time loves working in her yard, journaling, walking, playing the guitar and spending time with their lab Bella.
At the age of 23, Leslie Myers, young and in love with life, was suddenly afflicted by Crohn's disease. Journey with her as she tells her tale of pain and triumph; sorrow and joy; tears and laughter—but more than anything else—the love and happiness that has kept her glued together for so many years. The story of Leslie Myers is heartbreaking, uplifting, and best of all, very true.